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David Darlington

As a writer, David Darlington is drawn to examine the relationship between people and landscapes. This passion is evident in his pieces for VIA. David is also the author of several books, including The Mojave: A Portrait of the Definitive American Desert, Angels' Visits: An Inquiry into the Mystery of Zinfandel, and the forthcoming An Ideal Wine: One Generation's Pursuit of Perfection—and Profit—in California.

From the writer

  • Trespassing Allowed

    The Bureau of Land Management, which manages public lands in 12 Western states, oversees unusual and uncrowded getaways for n...

  • Endangered National Parks

    Five national parks in the West earned the dubious distinction of making the annual top ten list of national parks that are i...

  • Burgundy West

    Since the 1970's Oregon's pinot noir grape has been building an unexpected reputation for the Willamette Valley as Burgundy W...

  • Glamorous Camping

    Luxury camps offer cushy sleeps, gourmet eats, and an easy way to rough it in California, Montana, and British Columbia.